Tag: Neighbors

Courtyard Concert at Glessner House

Guitar artist, John Papadolias, known for his Gypsy jazz stylings is teamed up with Chicago’s classiest jazz performer, Elizabeth Doyle. She is a singer-songwriter-pianist who performs her eclectic mix of European and American jazz standards along with her own originals. Pack your picnic, grab your blanket and chairs, and chill your favorite beverages, it’s time for Courtyard Concerts at Glessner… Read more →

Courtyard Concert at Glessner House

Jazz Avec Deux includes piano and bass in this mellow jazz experience perfect for a summer evening. Elizabeth Doyle, singer-songwriter-pianist performs her eclectic mix of European and American jazz standards along with her own originals. She is joined by bass player extraordinaire, Jim Cox, who has played with everyone from Earl “Fatha” Hines and Rosemary Clooney to Marian McPartland. Pack… Read more →

Open Mic Night

Are you a singer, musician, poet, actor, dancer, comedian, story teller? Share your talents with a live audience at Open Mic Night! Open Mic Night is a safe and supportive environment where people come together to display their talents and also help raise money for the church. Hosted by: Ramon Smith and Leah Eva (Mr. and Mrs. Smith Comedy) $5… Read more →

This is Your Brain on Beer Comedy Show!

See comedians put their skills to the test when they get to do two sets. One sober and the other after indulging in a few delicious brews from Motor Row Brewing. Then the audience decides which comedian had the best set! Hosted by: Ramon Smith & Leah Eva tickets at: mrandmrssmithcomedy.com Read more →

Open Mic Night @ Second Presbyterian Church

Are you a singer, musician, poet, actor, dancer, comedian, story teller. Share your talents with a live audience at Open Mic Night! Open mic night is a monthly event where people come together to display their talents and also help raise money for the church. Hosted by: Ramon Smith and Leah Eva $5 Suggested donation for audience members Read more →

GSLA Neighbors’ Night Out – December

For the third consecutive year, the Greater South Loop Association has circulated its annual State of the South Loop Survey. The results of this information are shared with area elected officials, posted to our website, and inform our programming for the subsequent year. Join us at our December Neighbor’s Night Out, where we will feature the results and a discussion… Read more →

GSLA Neighbor’s Night Out – July

July’s Neighbor’s Night Out will feature speakers from Perkins & Will, providing the latest updates on the Riverline and South Bank sites (the new developments underway along the river, North of Roosevelt Rd.). Half Sour is hosting us in their private room, and there may be opportunities to walk down to the sites for a closer look with the architecture… Read more →

Clean & Green: Fred Anderson Park & Surrounding Areas

Join the GSLA as we team up with the Fred Anderson Park Advisory Council and the South Loop Dog Park Action Cooperative to tidy up Fred Anderson Park and the adjacent vacant lots, streets, and sidewalks. Our cleanup will take place from 10 am to noon, and we will have the necessary supplies.  There’s no sign up, just show up and pitch… Read more →

Confessions of a Condo Board member…

(The names have been changed to protect the innocent) “I ended up on my building’s board kind of by accident… I’ve never served on something like this before and am not sure exactly what I’m supposed to do.”  – Lucy, new board member “Our management company just gave us notice that they will not be renewing their contract with us…… Read more →